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Space to Breathe – Weekly Live Meditation with Vidyamala (Breathworks Co-Founder)

October 11, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm BST

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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 27, 2022

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

These sessions are run by Breathworks, a world leading mindfulness organisation who has been teaching mindfulness and compassion-based approaches for managing pain, illness and stress since 2001.

Join us for a restful live meditation with Vidyamala (Breathworks co-Founder) and the Breathworks community.


Tue, September 13, 2022 at 7.00pm-7.30pm


Zoom (Online Video Conferencing Platform) via the Breathworks Community of Practice.


To take part in this free session, you will need to join our Breathwork’s Community of Practice via the Event Page link. Once on the Community of Practice there you will to be able to join the session on zoom.


Vidyamala is a mindfulness and compassion teacher, author, disability spokesperson and Co-founder of Breathworks.

Originally from New Zealand, Vidyamala sustained life-changing spinal injuries in her teens. She started exploring mindfulness and meditation to help her manage her condition and found the results to be life changing.

Vidyamala’s vision in establishing Breathworks was to translate ancient Buddhist practices into language that is accessible to anyone living with difficult circumstances – regardless of faith, culture or race. Her particular interest is how to work with physical suffering, but her approach can be applied to working with any sort of pain or difficulty.

Vidyamala is the author of the award winning Mindfulness for Health, Living Well with Pain and Illness and Mindfulness for Women. The British Pain Society awarded Vidyamala an honorary membership for her contribution to the field of pain management in 2018, and the Shaw Trust’s Power List named her one of the most influential disabled people in the UK in 2019 and 2020.

Vidyamala teaches retreats and workshops, and speaks at a number of international summits and events. Her teachings can also be found on meditation apps Insight Timer, Simple Habit and Mindfulness.com.


Completely Free


This Breathworks Community of Practice is a space that welcomes everyone with a mindfulness practice, who has learned or taught mindfulness with Breathworks, or is simply wanting to find out more about the Breathworks approach. We want this community to help us sustain and enrich our mindfulness practice (which can be so hard to do on our own!), give us somewhere to share inspiriation, ideas and experiences with others, and support us in bringing compassionate change into our lives and the world.


Comments posted in the Zoom chat box may be read aloud, along with a first name, by the session leader and included within the recording. Please take personal responsibility for what you feel comfortable sharing.


Tue, September 13, 2022
Tue, September 20, 2022
Tue, September 27, 2022

Event Details

October 11, 2022
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Partner Profile

Breathworks UK

Breathworks UK

Registered Jun 2020
Training Partner


Breathworks has been teaching mindfulness-based approaches for managing pain, illness and stress since 2001. The UK-based charity was the first to develop a Mindfulness-based Pain Management (MBPM) programme, which has been supported by research and health organisations around the world. Today, Breathworks has taught more than 100,000 individuals and has trained over 600 mindfulness teachers across 35 countries. The organisation is committed to making mindfulness accessible and inclusive and provides funding and support for those with financial (or other) barriers.


0161 834 1110


Manchester, United Kingdom